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Class 2 Device Recall Siemens RAPIDLab 1240 Blood Gas Analyzer

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  Class 2 Device Recall Siemens RAPIDLab 1240 Blood Gas Analyzer see related information
Date Initiated by Firm August 11, 2016
Create Date September 14, 2016
Recall Status1 Terminated 3 on July 16, 2020
Recall Number Z-2800-2016
Recall Event ID 74910
510(K)Number K031560  
Product Classification Electrode measurement, blood-gases (pco2, po2) and blood ph - Product Code CHL
Product Siemens RAPIDLab 1240 Blood Gas Analyzer
Siemens Material Number (SMN):
10321840, 10491392
Code Information All Serial Numbers
Recalling Firm/
Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc
2 Edgewater Dr
Norwood MA 02062-4637
For Additional Information Contact
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
There is a potential for the first and/or last name of one patient to be printed with Patient ID and result data from a different patient, even though those fields have been turned Off for the system
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Software design
Action Siemens Healthcare issued Urgent Field Safety Notice to (US) customers via Federal Express. . All affected customers outside the US provided a copy of an Urgent Field Safety Notice via hard copy, e-mail, and/or fax as determined by each countries local regulations and procedures. This notice informs customers of the issue, Actions to be Taken by the Customer and to return the response form. Questions contact your Siemens Customer Care Center or your local Siemens technical support representative
Quantity in Commerce 144 units
Distribution Nationwide Foreign: Albania Algeria Angola Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Bahrain Bangladesh Belarus Belgium Bosnia Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Canada Chile Colombia Croatia Czech Republic Denmark Ecuador Egypt Estonia Finland France Fren.Polynesia Georgia Germany Greece Hong Kong Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Ivory Coast Japan Kazakhstan Kenya Kuwait Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Lithuania Luxembourg Macedonia Malaysia Mexico Netherlands New Caledonia New Zealand Norway P.R. China Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Rep. of Yemen Republic Korea Romania Russian Fed. Saudi Arabia Serbia Singapore Slovakia Slovenia South Africa Spain Sweden Switzerland Taiwan Thailand Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan U.A.E. United Kingdom Uruguay Vatikancity Vietnam
Total Product Life Cycle TPLC Device Report

1 A record in this database is created when a firm initiates a correction or removal action. The record is updated if the FDA identifies a violation and classifies the action as a recall, and it is updated for a final time when the recall is terminated. Learn more about medical device recalls.
2 Per FDA policy, recall cause determinations are subject to modification up to the point of termination of the recall.
3 For details about termination of a recall see Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title 21 §7.55.
510(K) Database 510(K)s with Product Code = CHL and Original Applicant = BAYER HEALTHCARE, LLC